About Nasza Księgarnia

Nasza Księgarnia, founded in 1921, is the oldest publishing house of children’s literature in Poland. We publish  traditional classic as well as modern works for younger children, teenagers and young adults and they come in different genre and format, such as poetry, fairy tales, short stories, picture books and full-length novels.
A number of our books have received various prestigious Polish and foreign awards, granted by children-jurors as well as generally recognised literary organisations and committees. We always do our best to meet the various needs of our readers and try to live up to their expectations.
All our books are published according to the highest editorial standards. Nasza Księgarnia still keeps abreast of the times, skilfully uniting tradition with modernity.


For translation rights please contact:

Agnieszka Zielińska - Foreign Rights
Nasza Księgarnia Publishing House
Sarabandy 24c, 02-868 Warsaw, Poland
e-mail: a.zielinska@nk.com.pl
ph. + 48 22 643 93 89
fax + 48 22 643 70 28
Books
Mom, Let Me Tell You What Cars Do

Mom, Let Me Tell You What Cars Do

Follow a little yellow car on it's way to adventure! Stiff pages, convenient size and most importantly beautiful illustrations by Katarzyna Bajerowicz along with rhyming riddles by Marcin Brykczyński – it is a true masterpiece! Your child will take delight in discovering the fascinating world of ants, with a glowing face will watch very detailed illustrations and, as a final treat, will guess interesting riddles. This book is not only for reading, but most of all for watching, guessing and...read more
boardbook
age: 2-6
rights sold to:RussiaGermany
Sophie from Cat street

Sophie from Cat street

Hi! It’s me, Zosia from the Cat street. I hope you missed me a little… I did miss a bit – you of course, but also writing and sitting on an apple tree… That’s how it is when you get sick for too long and you are told to stay in bed. Our holiday has just started… High fever and high UNLIVELINESS (this word was of course coined by my sister) kept us at home for a while. Even the garden seemed some kind of an overseas land when we were in our beds. And boredom blew around us so...read more
paperback
age: 6-10
rights sold to:LithuaniaUkraine
Lady of the House

Lady of the House

Sometimes you don’t really feel like doing things around the house, but they need to be done. Sometimes you do feel like it, but you just don’t know how. This Domestic Handbook will come in handy for those of you who are all fingers and thumbs, and for those of you who have your heads screwed firmly on. The book is a treasure trove of simple, light-hearted and amusing tips on how to keep everything within your four walls in order. Even though the fashion for being the perfect housewife is...read more
hardcover
age: 18+
Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

Why is Tomorrow always late? And why is it always grey and hunched over? Must Yesterday disappear into thin air? Must Today always make such a big mess? And who is going to clean it up? Yesterday, Today, or maybe Tomorrow? It’s difficult to decide, especially when you don’t know what they all look like and where to find them… Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow is an extremely funny and clever story about a little girl who doesn’t like cleaning but has a great imagination. Our most popular...read more
hardcover
age: 6-10
A Tree

A Tree

The Tree is an incredible book. You can browse it page by page, and once you tear out the pages, you can create an extra-large puzzle. A wonderful oak tree will grow in front of your eyes. On it, next to it, and even underneath it, you will find countless species of animals: birds, insects and mammals… On the reverse sides of each page that makes up the puzzle, you will find lots of interesting facts about nature and ideas for exciting outdoor games! In this visually beautiful book Katarzyna...read more
activity book
age: 2-10
Droopy Ear the Bear

Droopy Ear the Bear

A cartoon about Droopy Ear the Bear is the best selling series of the Polish Television. In Slovenia and Finland the broadcast license is renewed every two years which means that the series has been broadcast there for many years now. Every week children from these countries may watch one episode. In Finland Droopy Ear the Bear is called Nalle Luppakorva, in Slovenia Medvedek Uhec, in Catalonia L'osset Faluc, in Macedonia Mečeto Uško, in the Netherlands Teddy Hangoor, in Slovakia Macko...read more
hardcover
age: 2-6
rights sold to:ChinaJapanRussiaSlovakia
What Happened in the Pencil Case?

What Happened in the Pencil Case?

Incredible things happen inside a pencil case when you’re not looking. Objects that can be found inside pencil cases live their own, exciting lives. Crayons, a pencil, a pen, an eraser (along with her daughter), a ruler, a bottle of correction fluid, a pencil sharpener, a compass and many others objects all star in this energetic story. Izabela Mikrut’s funny poem about the inhabitants of a pencil case combines literary and educational values. It’s designed not only to be read and looked...read more
boardbook
age: 2-6
rights sold to:RussiaKoreaChina
The Thing Is... Do You Know What It Is? ANIMALS

The Thing Is... Do You Know What It Is? ANIMALS

 Walking quietly, catching mice, Upon the sofa purring nice.  This and other simple riddles about the animals we live around can be found in Marcin Brykczyński’s exceptional collection. The riddles are accompanied by humourous short poems about our animal friends from the home and the farm. The book also features incredible illustrations by Agnieszka Antoniewicz. There is added fun to be had with cartoon challenges that test observation skills.   This book teaches and...read more
boardbook
age: 2-6
rights sold to:RussiaChina
Inside Fruit and Vegetables

Inside Fruit and Vegetables

Fruit and vegetables are healthy! But what does that mean, exactly? To understand this, we need to meet the characters that live inside them. For example, all day Pectin busies herself and cleans, and Plant Protein feels at home in the kitchen, because she loves to cook and make sure that others’ bellies are full, though we must admit that she can sometimes be lazy. Magnesium is always in a good mood and you can count on him. Vitamin A looks great, because he likes to look after himself. And...read more
hardcover
age: 2-6
rights sold to:GermanyChinaRussiaKoreaUkraine
A Year in the City

A Year in the City

We are in the city. Here we have a cinema, a school, a restaurant, an art gallery, a zoo, a park, a building site, a hospital, a river, streets, a shopping centre, a little market square… Look, how much is happening here! And how many characters are there! A year in the city contains fourteen double-page spreads, twelve of which correspond to each month of the year. Each month shows the same snapshot of the city and features the same cast of characters in a variety of weather conditions, at...read more
boardbook
age: 2-6
rights sold to:ChinaKorea